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Art, Design and Architecture Theory

An introduction to library resources and learning skills support for students studying histories and theories of art, design or architecture.

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Key Theorists (A Printable Reading List)

For a broad overview of key theorists and theory texts, you can download the below reading list. You may find these resources useful in understanding the theory and history of particular art movements, mediums, artists and works. Also included are general texts on sociology and psychology, to highlight information on the 'human condition' and the reciprocal influence of art and society.

This list was created by the Art, Design and Architecture Librarian, covering print books available in the Caulfield Library. Last updated 2020.